Key:sidewalk

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Public-images-osm logo.svg sidewalk
Sidewalk and zebra-crossing.jpg
Description
Indicates the presence or absence of a sidewalk (pavement/footway) beside a highway.
Group: Sidewalks
Used on these elements
should not be used on nodes
may be used on ways
should not be used on areas
should not be used on relations
Useful combination
Status: Approved

The sidewalk=* tag can be used to indicate the presence or absence of a sidewalk (pavement/footway) beside a highway where the sidewalk runs parallel to the carriageway.

Usage

Use the sidewalk tag to provide information about sidewalks associated with highways, which should be tagged with highway=*.

Values

Value Description
both Both sides of the street have sidewalks.
left Left side of the street has a sidewalk.
right Right side of the street has a sidewalk.
no There is no sidewalk at all.
none Synonymous with no. no is preferred, despite this tag being in wide use.
yes Either both sides, the left side, or the right side of this street have sidewalks. Use a more specific tag in preference.

See also